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Anna Terrazzino deaf related documents

 Collection
Identifier: RITDSA-0156

Scope and Contents

Anna Terrazzino's collection of deaf-related documents which includes material about the Mystic Oral School for the Deaf, located in Connecticut.
  • Report of the Board of Trustees of The Mystic Oral School for the Deaf, 1932
  • Report of the Board of Trustees of The Mystic Oral School for the Deaf, 1936
  • The Mystic Oral School, Past – Present – Future, 1975
  • Mystic Oral School Alumni Association 50th Anniversary booklet and invitation, August 29, 1998
  • Newsclipping from The Advocate June 5, 1980 about the closing of the Mystic School
  • Print out of a history of the Mystic School from a website
  • New Jersey Skiers Club of the Deaf, 20th Anniversary Celebration booklet, April 25, 1992
  • New Jersey Alumni Association publications, ca. 1965-1967
  • Dates

    • 1932-1998

    Creator

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open to researchers.

    Biographical / Historical

    Anna Terrazzino was the wife of Lee Brody, developer of the first TTYs for deaf communication and president of New York/New Jersey Phone TTY, Inc. After Lee died in 1997, Anna took over as president of the company.

    Mystic Oral School for the Deaf served as a residential school for the deaf from 1895 until 1980.

    Extent

    0.25 Linear Feet (1/2 document box )

    Language

    English

    Overview

    This is a collection of deaf-related documents from Anna Terrazzino that includes material about the Mystic Oral School for the Deaf in Connecticut, a booklet on the celebration of twentieth anniversary of the New Jersey Skiers Club of the Deaf, 1972-1992 and New Jersey Alumni Association publications from 1965-1967.

    Arrangement

    Collection is arranged by topic.

    Physical Location

    C.S. North, Shelf 231

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Collection was donated to the RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive in November 2011 by Anna Terrazzino.

    Accession number(s): 2011:092

    Related Materials

    Processing Information

    Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in March 2016.
    Title
    Anna Terrazzino deaf related documents
    Subtitle
    RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive
    Status
    Published
    Author
    Jody Sidlauskas
    Date
    16 March 2016
    Description rules
    Describing Archives: A Content Standard
    Language of description
    Undetermined
    Script of description
    Code for undetermined script
    Language of description note
    English

    Repository Details

    Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

    Contact:
    RIT Libraries
    Wallace Center
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